In Stock Item: 85mm 'Raptor' Paring Knife
This gorgeous little Japanese hand-forged 85mm (approx. 3-1/3 inch) blade will make the perfect addition for any kitchen or man-cave bar!
Our new "Raptor" design knives have been hand-forged in Japan by an 8th generation blade maker.
It is unique in its beautiful claw mark pattern finish, plus has been expertly forged of R2 stainless steel.
Hand-forged, and made start to finish by one person who also makes his own steel billets. Plus, made exclusively for Salter Fine Cutlery, to our own design specifications,
The blade and cutting edge have been expertly ground and forged by hand.
The custom artist-series handle was handcrafted in our workshop in Hawaii.
The craftsmanship of the blade and handle will insure this knife will not only be comfortable to hold and use, but a real conversation starter! Plus, this handle boasts plenty of artistic features:
- Curved, rounded shape for comfort
- Rare, exotic Hawaiian curly koa wood
- Mozambique ebony decorative insert
- Nickel-silver flared bolster
- Mini finger notch
- Nickel-silver fitting on the end of the handle
- Red and black accents
The blade was made by the same bladesmith who makes our collectible top-of-the-line "Charybdis" collection of chef and steak knives.
This knife, as shown, is ready for instant sale and shipping now.
All craftsmanship is fully guaranteed.
You may wish to order an optional custom handcrafted sheath or keepsake box to beautifully display or store your knife. Contact us for if you have questions about ordering a storage option.